South Shore Community Action Council receive $5,000 grant from Plymouth Pediatric Associates
9/20/2022 2:00:00 PM
South Shore Community Action Council accepts a $5,000 grant from Plymouth Pediatric Associates. (Left to right) Participating in the check ceremony were Lisa Spencer, CEO, South Shore Community Action Council and Plymouth Pediatric Association representatives Dr. Arthur Blasberg III, MD, FAAP; Dr. Jessica Walsh, DO, FAAP, IBCLC and Dr. Ann Bodie, MD, FAAP.
South Shore Community Action Council received an August $5,000 grant from Plymouth Pediatric Associates. The grant was given in recognition of the exemplary work South Shore Community Action Council does every day for children and their families in the region.
“We are delighted to receive the Plymouth Pediatric Associates grant and for expanding our relationship with Plymouth Pediatric Associates,” noted Lisa Spencer, CEO of the South Shore Community Action Council.” She added, “We look forward to using these funds to expand our outreach and efforts to serve the community.”
South Shore Community Action Council provides services to over 25,000 people each year throughout 80 South Shore cities and towns. Founded in 1965, South Shore Community Action Council’s outreach began helping low-income families of preschoolers and has since evolved to include Energy Assistance, Food and Transportation Programs, Job Training, Tax Assistance and much more. The organization prides itself in being a critical safety net for families in need.
Dr. Jessica Walsh, DO, FAAP, IBCLC and Managing Partner of Plymouth Pediatric Associates asserted, “We are proud to provide a grant and recognition to South Shore Community Action Council. Their tireless efforts to reach out to those in need is commendable.”
For over 70 years, Plymouth Pediatric Associates has provided Plymouth, Sandwich, and the surrounding communities with full-service, primary care from newborns to young adults, 363-days a year.
As the region's only Preferred Boston Children’s Primary Care Practice, patients and families have access to a large network of specialists, leading research, and treatments. The dedicated staff strive to care for each child’s health care needs under one roof. Plymouth Pediatric Associates offers Routine Physicals, same-day Urgent Care, Immunizations, and Integrated Behavioral Health.
Plymouth Pediatric Associates puts the individual first and is committed to bringing the best individualized treatment plan to each patient and family to provide extraordinary care, close to home.
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